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Best Virtual Bets: Fashion, Pretty Fire, and The Sound of Music

Houston Press 06 May 2021
Get a little taste of Fashion Week Houston-style when the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and Houston Community College join forces to present Fashion Fusion VI ... the Houston Grand Opera will head over to the University of Houston’s TDECU Stadium for My Favorite Things ... Keep the Houston Press Free...

Here's Your Chance to Sing Along With Opera Stars in Public and No One Will ...

Houston Press 04 May 2021
On Saturday, May 8, baritone Mayes will join other opera singers — courtesy of Houston Grand Opera — to perform My Favorite Things. Songs from The Sound of Music outdoors at the University of Houston TDECU Stadium ... Hear Verdi Become Verdi in the Third Act of Rigoletto at Houston Grand Opera ... Keep the Houston Press Free...

Live and In Person: Houston Ballet Hits the Boards at Miller Outdoor Theatre

Houston Press 22 Apr 2021
It's something that Connor Walsh, principal dancer for Houston Ballet almost couldn't believe would finally happen ... Walsh will be performing with longtime dancing partner Principal Karina Gonzalez, in a scene from Romeo and Juliet as choreographed by Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch to Sergei Prokofiev's evocative score.

HGO Presents Marian's Song Virtually in Spoken Word and Song

Houston Press 19 Apr 2021
So although she had never seen an opera, when she was approached by Houston Grand Opera's HGOco with an idea to do something "new and inventive" by turning renowned singer Marian Anderson's storyinto an opera, she agreed to the opportunity to blend her skills in spoken word with classic opera ... Keep the Houston Press Free...

Arts for the Soul brings American Spiritual Ensemble

Lincoln Journal Star 17 Apr 2021
There will be two free, online events. ... Everett McCorvey ... Tenor Dr. Everett McCorvey founded the American Spiritual Ensemble in 1995, and many of its members have performed in such venues as the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera, Houston Grand Opera, San Francisco Opera, Boston Opera and Atlanta Civic Opera ... These are all free events ... .

Best Virtual Bets: Bruce Lee, Cave People, and Lions in Tel Aviv

Houston Press 08 Apr 2021
Heaston will take the Houston Grand Opera virtual stage during her own installment of Live From the Cullen with Nicole Heaston and Richard Bado ... This weekend Moores Opera Center over at the University of Houston will open not one, but two operas online and in person (masked and socially distanced, of course) ... Houston Jewish Film Festival.

Engineering News Record Names Monzer Hourani of Houston as Top Engineer of the Year and ...

The Marshall News Messenger 07 Apr 2021
, CEO of Houston-based and ,will be bestowed Engineering News Record ’s (ENR) highest recognition as the recipient of the2021 ENR Award of Excellence ... 6750 Main Street, Houston, Texas ... David Archuleta, Nathan Pacheco, Moores School Symphony Orchestra, Virtuosi of Houston, members of the Houston Symphony and the Houston Grand Opera.

From Gershwin to Gospel: Soprano Nicole Heaston in Concert for HGO

Houston Press 06 Apr 2021
Leaning into the comfort factor, soprano Nicole Heaston decided her concert recital recorded for Houston Grand Opera audiences would be all in English, with an emphasis on American and English composers ... It seems the soprano signed up to perform in a scheduled recital announced she might evacuate in the face of a Houston hurricane ... Opera .

Raise the baton: Classical music fans have a lot to look forward to this summer

Metrowest Daily News 01 Apr 2021
A virtual reprise of the 2017 centerpiece opera, André Campra’s “Le Carnaval de Venise,” will help ... music by Jessie Montgomery, Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges and Teresa Carreño; a world-premiere commission; and an opera night ... Worth, Dallas and Houston will be onstage soon.


Jewish Herald-Voice 31 Mar 2021
They married in 1953 and then moved to Houston where Hy entered Baylor College of Medicine ... the Houston chapter of the American Red Cross ... A devotee of the arts, Hy was a longtime patron of the Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera, Houston Ballet, Alley Theater and Stages Theater.

In some states, unemployment stays stubbornly high

Finger Lakes Times 30 Mar 2021
Artists and performers will have trouble if they depend on philanthropic donations in big cities where the patrons may have moved away, as evidenced by layoffs and furloughs in major operas and live theaters around the country ... Similar layoffs hit the Houston Grand Opera.

Donald Frank Faust, Sr.

The Galveston Daily News 26 Mar 2021
The Baytown distributorship continued to grow until it became necessary to move to Houston in 1980, where a "state-of-the-art" facility was built to accommodate the rapid growth ... Don was a member of the River Oaks Country Club and supported the arts, including Alley Theatre, Houston Ballet, Houston Symphony, and Houston Grand Opera.

Herman E. "Hy" Warshaw

Jewish Herald-Voice 24 Mar 2021
They married in 1953 and then moved to Houston where Hy entered Baylor College of Medicine ... Houston chapter of the American Red Cross ... A devotee of the arts, Hy was a long time patron of the Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera, Houston Ballet, Alley Theater and Stages Theater.

Opera in the Heights Brings Lucia and Figaro to White Oak Music Hall

Houston Press 23 Mar 2021
It's the return of live opera for Opera in the Heights but rather than it playing out in the cozy confines of Lambert Hall, it will be on the lawn at White Oak Music Hall this Wednesday and Thursday ... Keep the Houston Press Free... Since we started the Houston Press, it has ... Opera .